This Old Book Bookstore
Recent News & Events
Nov. 24, 2023
Tree Lighting
Be sure to stop by This Old Book during the Grayslake Tree Lighting, Nov 24th. We will have Cookies and don't forget to find the Yeti!
Oct 3, 2023
Book Launch
Michelle Cox will be discussing her latest book, A Haunting at Linley. Henrietta and Inspector Howard Book 7. Oct. 26, 2023 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

Bring In Your Gently Used Books
                We Will Give Them A New Life!

This Old Book has been delighted to provide Grayslake with quality used, rare and out-of-print books for sale since 2002. Located on Center Street in the heart of downtown Grayslake.

We have over 35,000 books to choose from and a computerized inventory to better serve your needs. Whether you are a casual browser, a serious collector or just looking for a place to spend the day, we strive to offer a comfortable and inviting environment. Our store is a constant revolving treasure trove where new items arrive, and depart, daily. Never a dull moment nor an empty shelf as we are overflowing with current titles & vintage books of all genres.

We Buy and Trade Your Used Books

Not enough room on your bookshelves for a new book? We happily offer a exchange program for books. Books may be traded in for store credit.

All books, both paper and hardcover, will be priced/credited individually based on our need and the books' condition. Up to 2 medium sized boxes can be brought in at a time.  Please check our What We Do page for more information.   

 We Offer New Books Online 

This Old Book is excited to announce we have partnered with 

When we don’t have a used copy of a book your looking for just go to SHOP NOW and have a new book shipped directly to you. Every book purchase you make through our link will help support your favorite local bookstore!

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